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NCJ Number: 67755 Find in a Library
Title: CHILDREN - DWIGHT CORRECTIONAL CENTER, MAY 1979
Author(s): ANON
Corporate Author: Dwight Correctional Ctr
United States of America
Date Published: 1979
Page Count: 8
Sponsoring Agency: Dwight Correctional Ctr
Dwight, IL 60420
Illinois Dept of Corrections
Springfield, IL 62702
National Institute of Justice/
Rockville, MD 20849
Sale Source: National Institute of Justice/
NCJRS paper reproduction
Box 6000, Dept F
Rockville, MD 20849
United States of America

Illinois Dept of Corrections
Bureau of Policy Development
1301 Concordia Court
Springfield, IL 62702
United States of America
Document: PDF
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: THIS ILLINOIS DEPARTMENT OF CORRECTIONS REPORT ON THE DWIGHT CORRECTIONAL CENTER PROVIDES ANSWERS TO THE SESAME STREET ATTITUDE QUESTIONNAIRE.
Abstract: THE REPORT LISTS SUGGESTION FROM RESIDENTS, SUCH AS PARENTING AND CHILD DEVELOPMENT CLASSES, PROGRAMS FOR CHILDREN, AND OVERNIGHT VISITS. IT ALSO LISTS GENERAL PROBLEMS; HALF OF ALL THE GENERAL PROBLEMS REPORTED WERE PUBLIC AID. MOST OF THE VISITING PROBLEMS DEALT WITH TRANSPORTATION, INVOLVING DISTANCE, FUNDS, AND NO MEANS OF TRANSPORTATION. A LIST OF PLACEMENT TYPES SHOWS THAT THE LARGEST PLACEMENT WAS WITH THE MATERNAL GRANDMOTHER, WHILE THE OTHER GRANDPARENTS, THE FATHER, SISTER, AUNT, AND OTHER FAMILY MEMBERS COMPOSED MOST OF THE REMAINDER OF PLACEMENTS. A CHART ON AGE LEVELS IS INCLUDED. FOR RELATED DOCUMENTS, SEE NCJ 67756 AND NCJ 49888. (JLF)
Index Term(s): Attitudes; Correctional institutions (juvenile); Illinois; Questionnaires
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